PreColumbian Native Am. Society

By: Laila Covington

How complex (and diverse) were the social societies of the Native Americans in Pre-Columbian time period?

Finding: Yes, Native American (Pre-Columbian) Societies were very complex

Ways that (Pre-Columbian) Native American Societies were Complex (and diverse):

  • They had complex techniques for providing their community with food: from fishing to farming
  • They had a strong sense of (oral) history
  • They had a strong sense of community, all revolving around the chief of the tribe.
  • they had regular ceremonies for different reasons (religious or other)